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Washington Bridge

Washington Bridge (181st Street), New York.(HAER, NY,31-NEYO,162-3)

General Information

Structural Type: Two-hinged arch bridge
Function / usage: Motorway bridge / freeway bridge
Completed in: 1889
Status: in use

Geographic Information & Related Structures

Location: Manhattan, New York, New York, USA, North America
The Bronx, New York, New York, USA, North America
Address: West 181st Street
Crosses
  • Harlem River
Next to High Bridge (1848)
Coordinates: 40° 50' 48.00" N    73° 55' 41.00" W

Technical Information

Dimensions

height 30.5 m
main spans 2 x 154.9 m

Cost

cost of construction United States dollar 2 850 000

Materials

arches steel

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  • About this
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  • Structure-ID
    20000956
  • Date created
    17/09/2000
  • Last Update
    29/07/2014